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Young leaders are back, ready for more success BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS Last season Rockford advanced to the state softball tournament for the first time in 23 years and this team does not want to wait so long for the next time. “We lost five seniors to graduation last year, but have a [...]

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The Rockford gymnastics team celebrated the season March 18 at the annual awards banquet at the Rockford Community Center. Coaches Jessica Johnson and Mike Erickson gave out the honors, including to senior Mikayla Erickson as All-State Honorable Mention. She also was called most helpful and most dedicated and was given the AJ Award in memory [...]

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Rockford All-Stars Rockford has three players selected to play in the first boys all-star basketball game between the Central Minnesota and Granite Ridge conferences, 8 p.m. Saturday, April 5 at Pierz High School. Rockets represented are seniors Brock Deering, Nick Tully and Brendon Schumacher. The girls play at 6 p.m. Rockford’s Jordan Weeding and Abby [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS If Rockford has as short of a baseball season like it had last season, the team will be prepared this time with most of the top players returning. Rockford started last season very late on April 29 because of the cold wet weather conditions and concluded less than a [...]

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BY DAVE PEDERSEN SUN PRESS NEWSPAPERS The 42nd Annual Minneapolis Athena Awards will be presented at 11:15 a.m. Friday, May 2, at the Minneapolis Convention Center. The luncheon offers an opportunity to encourage and recognize the achievements of young female athletes from public and private high schools in the greater Minneapolis area. Schools select recipients [...]

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For some parents of ninth-graders, figuring out how their child is going to get from the first day of school in ninth grade to graduation day four years later seems to be a daunting task, with state standards, assessments and district course requirements to consider. For others with previous experience of children graduating from high [...]

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BY DAVID PEDERSEN Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted was able to slow down a couple of Rockford’s top girls basketball scorers when winning the sub-section game 66-43 Saturday. HLWW showed why it earned the top sub-section seed in 5AA by employing a potent offense and pressure defense. Offensive rebounds were particularly hard to get for Rockford, lowering the [...]

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Breck defeated Delano-Rockford 5-2 in the Section 2A boys hockey tournament last week before getting upset by Orono in the title game. Delano-Rockford fell behind 3-0 after the first period and 5-0 after two before Grant Prinsen and Jack Nelson netted third period goals. Junior goalie Brett Norling made 27 saves, while Delano-Rockford put 23 [...]

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